Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)



  • “Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a natural emotional response to frightening or dangerous experiences that involve actual or threatened serious harm to oneself or others. However, for some people, the thoughts or memories of these events seriously affect their lives, long after any real danger has passed. These types of experiences are called "traumatic."”

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    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)